The story at Minnesota State universities

State Grant

There were 14,653 State Grant recipients in academic year 2015-16 — that’s 22% of all students at Minnesota State universities.

  • The average State Grant award at Minnesota State universities was $1,979.
  • In total, almost $29 million in State Grant awards were made to Minnesota State university students.

Pell Grant

There were 18,895 Pell Grant recipients on campus in academic year 2015-16 — that’s 27% of all students at Minnesota State universities.

  • The average Pell Grant award at Minnesota State universities was $3,625.
  • In total, more than $68 million in Pell Grant awards were made to Minnesota State university students.